As you will recall, in 2013 Russia instituted a delightfully obtuse piece of legislation that made it illegal to disseminate "propaganda" within the country that centered around "non-traditional sexual relationships." This law, designed...Show More Summary
I was intrigued by a new outpatient procedure that purportedly shrinks your double chin with a few injections....
So far, Justice Breyer has had the most to say during oral arguments. [Empirical SCOTUS] The Sioux seem to have a temporary victory at Standing Rock, so what's the next legal step? Holland & Knight's James Meggesto weighs in. [Salon] Ohio GOP looks to strip Cleveland of power. Show More Summary
Lawyers share a number of personality traits that distinguish them from the general public. A lot.
Another high-profile asset forfeiture battle has resulted in the government relinquishing its claim on seized cash and returning it to its owner. In February 2014, DEA agents took $11,000 from Charles Clarke at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. Show More Summary
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This technology could prove to be the greatest biotech advance in recent history.
The industry may be facing an existential crisis.
We just recently wrote about Senators on the Intelligence Committee requesting that President Obama declassify information about the Russians' activities in trying to influence the last election. While much of "the Russians did it!"Show More Summary
Practical advice for making the transition from law school to legal practice.
If you're looking for an attorney job, maybe you should stay away from the headhunters because you'll need that head in the future. I speak from personal experience because my head was hunted once by a job recruiter and I barely got out alive. To be serious, job recruiters......
The Chicago Cubs broke their World Series curse this November, winning the championship for the first time in over a century. Now, the newly victorious baseball team is looking to pick up some new talent. Legal talent, that is. And that's just one of the dream jobs we have......
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We didn't cover anything about the whole bogus story that Rolling Stone published last year about campus rape at UVA, which it later had to retract and take down. The whole thing was something of a clusterfuck, but not directly relevant to what we write about here. Show More Summary
As if aspiring lawyers need more pressure surrounding the bar exam.
Here's another boutique offering above-market compensation.
Frederik Colting and his partner have a new line of books, KinderGuides, which are children's versions of classics like On the Road and Breakfast at Tiffany's. Fair use? http://tushnet.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss
It's well-known at this point that HBO guards its intellectual property on the Game of Thrones franchise more jealously than a direwolf with a freshly harvested bone. To that end, the company often times treats some of its biggest fans...Show More Summary
One of Biglaw's only practicing centenarians has passed away. RIP.
One cannot help but respect Megyn Kelly's journey and career progression.